Team QuadrAngles from NMIMS, Mumbai, awarded first runner-up
Cummins India hosted the grand finale of ‘REDEFINE 2022’, its flagship B- school case study competition today at their India Office Campus (IOC), Pune. Team Vision from Xavier Labour Relations Institute (XLRI), Jamshedpur (Delhi Campus), was awarded the competition winner and received a trophy and cash prize.
From Narsee Monjee Institute of Management Studies (NMIMS), Mumbai, bagged the first runner-up position. The winning teams will also be enrolled in a mentorship program with the Cummins India leadership.
Launched on October 21, the competition received a phenomenal response, with over 1800 student registrations from 12 partner business schools.
After multiple evaluation rounds, six teams were shortlisted and were flown to Pune to participate in the two-day grand finale, comprising leadership talks; visits to the Cummins Technical Centre India, and the Kothrud Engine Plant, and culminating with the jury evaluation round at IOC.
The REDEFINE 2022 jury included Anupama Kaul, Human Resources Leader, Cummins. India; Subramanian Chidambaran, Strategy Leader, Cummins India, and Manoj R Nair, Director – Project Business, Cummins India.
At the grand finale event, teams presented their case study solution to the jury in the presence of senior leadership and employees of Cummins India.
All participating B-schools were also invited to attend the event’s live stream to cheer the finalists. Excited about the successful culmination of the competition, Anupama Kaul, Human Resources Leader Cummins India said, “I congratulate all winners, finalists, and participants for making REDEFINE a resounding success this year. I have always believed that participation is more important than winning or losing.
At Cummins, we are devoted to unleashing people’s energy, vision, and potential to power the world. With REDEFINE, we endeavor to cultivate and grow the next generation of talent; this generation will be responsible for solving the complex challenges of the future, and that’s what we do at Cummins.
This year’s competition received an overwhelming response from India’s top business school students. Selecting the winners was daunting for the jury as all finalists presented unusual solutions.
Before the grand finale, a leadership talks session was organized to apprise students about the company’s vision, business, and technology leadership.
Cummins India also hosted a quiz competition where the participants were assessed on their knowledge of industry and business trends, technology developments, and understanding of Cummins.
We are proud of all participants who demonstrated ingenuity and passion for redefining solutions for a better tomorrow.”
“At Cummins, we pride ourselves on always staying ahead of the curve regarding innovation and environmental stewardship. REDEFINE has been designed keeping this philosophy in mind; to engage with and groom the next generation of innovative thinkers to build sustainable, future-focused solutions.
At the grand finale, Subramanian Chidambaran, Strategy Leader, Cummins India, added,